Protect personal information, passwords and anything else that may jeopardize your identity or reputation. Showing reserve and restricting access to what you have worked so hard to acquire will prove to be extremely valuable to you emotionally, mentally and financially this year.
ARIES (March 21-April 19) -- Trust only yourself when it comes to negotiations and dealing with private matters. Refuse to let anyone limit your ability to control what’s important to you.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20) -- Taking a short trip, dealing with a friend or relative or getting involved in a joint venture with someone unique is favored. Taking care of an elder’s personal affairs will be enlightening.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20) -- If someone wants something from you, check his or her motives before you agree. Try not to get sucked into someone else’s dilemma or a manipulative plea for help.
CANCER (June 21-July 22) -- Look for alternative solutions when dealing with argumentative or compromising people. Refuse to let an outsider interfere in your personal affairs. A creative outlet will help relieve stress.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) -- When it comes to investments, balance will be necessary. Easy come, easy go can be expected if you aren’t diligent about saving and financial prudence.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) -- Check out possibilities and discuss plans with someone heading in a similar direction as you. An unusual combination of people skills will help you turn a dream into a reality.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23) -- Changes at home may be difficult to adjust to at first, but as time passes you will see beneficial results. Do what’s best for you.
SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 22) -- Offering to help a former co-worker will lead to a new beginning and a chance to pick up where you left off. Favors will be granted.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 23-Dec. 21) -- Learn from your mistakes. People don’t change, so don’t give someone who has let you down a second chance to do so again. Concentrate on yourself and your health.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) -- A chance to make a financial gain is apparent, but it should be devoid of risk. Deal with experts to ensure that you are following all the rules and regulations.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 19) -- Emotional tactics will be used to coerce you into donating money to or helping someone who is capable but lazy. Listen carefully and question what’s being asked of you.
PISCES (Feb. 20-March 20) -- It’s OK to do things differently; that’s what distinguishes you from others. Put your energy into something that brings you joy and could lead to long-term possibilities and rewards.